Powder Blue Dg

Discussion in 'Aquarium Stocking Questions' started by Soli, Apr 18, 2017.

  1. Soli

    Soli Valued Member Member

    Hey everyone,

    I was planning on having guppies, platies, and honey gouramis in my 36g, but I saw some powder blue dwarf gouramis at the store and fell in love with them. I've heard that they're peaceful fish, but I just wanted to double check here. Will the be compatible with the 6 guppies and 5 platies? I'll also have shrimp, snails, and loaches in the tank.

    Thanks
     
  2. n

    neongirl Valued Member Member

    They will be compatible with everything else, just don't put them with any other gouramis just to be safe. I tried it once and mine fought so they are in separate tanks now.
     
  3. OP
    OP
    Soli

    Soli Valued Member Member

    Alright, sounds good. Thank you!
     
  4. n

    neongirl Valued Member Member

    No problem! I love mine so much he makes my tank so fun. Show us some pics when you get him :)
     
  5. MattS99

    MattS99 Well Known Member Member

    DG might eat the shrimp and will eat ANY fry your livebearers produce. I have had horrible experiences when mixing DGs and guppies, despite what everything online says.
     
  6. Anders247

    Anders247 Fishlore Legend Member

    I agree, one will be fine. It's good that they will eat the livebearer fry imo, you don't want them overrunning the tank....
     




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